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NCAAB BASKETBALL

Niagara Purple Eagles vs. Iona Gaels

The Niagara Purple Eagles and the Iona Gaels will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Hynes Athletics Center.

Last time out for Niagara, they were an 85-83 loser as they battled Rider on the road. They covered in the match as a 6.5-point underdog.

Last time out for Iona, they were a 90-78 loser as they battled Northern Iowa on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 6-point underdog.

Niagara:
Team record: 4-10 SU, 7-5-1 ATS

is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Iona
is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Monmouth are 1-0
After playing Rider are 7-3
After a loss are 3-7

Iona:
Team record: 5-6 SU, 3-7 ATS
Current streak: lost 4 straight games.

is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games at home
is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Niagara
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Niagara

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Quinnipiac are 1-0
After a loss are 4-6

Next up:
Niagara home to Monmouth, Friday, January 10
Iona at Quinnipiac, Monday, January 6